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Collector(s): Kincaid, T.

Verbatim Date: July 4, '99

Collection Date (From): Jul 04 1899

Collection Date (To): Jul 04 1899

Verbatim Locality: Kukak Bay, Alaska

Country: US

State/Province: AK

State/Province 2:

County: Kodiak Island

Precise Locality: Kukak Bay

Elevation:

Longitude:

Latitude:

Barcode/USNMENT Number: USNMENT01006047

Other Number(s):

Label Note: Harriman Expedition '99


Transcription Notes:
sb: Updated to give current spelling for Koukak Bay - http://www.geonames.org/maps/google_58.307_-154.249.html Note: instructions suggest using geonames. lh:geonames.org suggests a spelling of "Koukak" but a Google search shows that "Kukak" is the common accepted spelling, including: Dictionary of Alaska Place Names, Issue 567 (Google eBook), Donald J. Orth, U.S. Government Printing Office, 1967 - Alaska - 1084 pages, "Each entry conforms to principles of U.S. Board on Geographic Names and lists location, brief history and meaning of name." On p. 543 [index]: "Koukak Bay - see Kukak Bay"

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